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CHH Cohosts PBS “Being Mortal” Film Screening

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital, Visiting Nurse Services of Connecticut, and VNA Northwest have been selected by the Hospice Foundation of America (HFA) to present a community screening of “Being Mortal”.   The PBS Frontline film addresses mortality to inform and educate caregivers, … Continue reading

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CHH Raises Flag to Promote Organ Donation

Caregivers at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) joined New England Donor Services and members of the public for a recent flag raising ceremony and awareness day as part of a national hospital organ donation campaign aimed at spreading awareness about the … Continue reading

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CYF Celebrates Local Mothers at 3rd Annual Event

For the third year in a row, staff members of Charlotte Hungerford Hospital’s Center For Youth & Families (CYF) held a special day designed especially for the mothers of children and families that receive care in their programs. Held on … Continue reading

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CHH Offering Summer Athletic Conditioning

The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital Rehabilitation Department/Sports Medicine & Athletic Training Program is offering conditioning camps in Litchfield, Thomaston and two in Winsted for high school and middle school athletes. At Litchfield High School, 14 Plumb Hill Road in Litchfield, Certified … Continue reading

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Harwinton Lions Donates $750 To CHH Diabetes Center

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital’s Diabetes Education Fund recently received a $750 donation from The Harwinton Lions Club to help fund programs and the newest continuous glucose monitoring technology for its Diabetes patients. In what has become an annual tradition, Harwinton Lions … Continue reading

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CHH May Artists of the Month on Display

The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) Auxiliary is featuring the artwork of the late artist and art teacher Joan Royals Stolicny, her daughter Jill (Stolicny) Petrillo, and one of her students Shirley Becker-King. This special show is on display now through … Continue reading

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CHH Honors Volunteers Contributing 14,000 Hours of Service

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) recently recognized the continuing efforts, dedication and service of its volunteer corps at its recent annual volunteer awards ceremony at the Crystal Peak Banquet Hall during National Volunteer Appreciation week. Over 160 junior and senior volunteers … Continue reading

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National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day April 29

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) and the Torrington Area Health District are reminding residents of northwest Connecticut that Saturday, April 29th is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. The initiative is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Justice and aims to provide … Continue reading

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CYF Highlights April Autism Awareness Month

(Torrington, CT)  For the sixth year in a row, staff members of Charlotte Hungerford Hospital’s Center For Youth & Families are highlighting autism awareness during the month of April to help raise awareness and of spread the word about their … Continue reading

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CHH Hosts Organ Donation Awareness Day APRIL 28

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) has joined New England Donor Services in a National Hospital Organ Donation Campaign aimed at educating employees, patients, visitors and the community about the crucial need for organ, eye, and tissue donation. CHH will be hosting … Continue reading

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